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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Entries Tagged as 'Newcastle Youth'

Newcastle To Make Assessment On Whether To Sign Striker

August 1st, 2015 · 94 Comments

As we expected Northampton Town striker Ivan Toney was at St. James’ Park for the game against Borussia Monchengladbach, and it looks like he is still waiting for a decision to be made by Newcastle on whether they should sign him. He has been on a two day trail training with the Newcastle Development squad […]

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Tags: Development · Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Dubious Reports Surrounding Rolando Aarons

July 27th, 2015 · 138 Comments

Newcastle are willing to give Rolando Aarons a five year improved deal to stay with the club long-term, after his excellent form this pre-season – which is not unlike how he performed for us last season before picking up some serious hamstring injuries that limited him to just six appearances for Newcastle this season. And just […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Olivier Kemen · Pre-Season · Premier League · Rolando Aarons

Budding Star Can Fulfill His Potential At Newcastle

July 24th, 2015 · 117 Comments

With the social media these days all around, where news goes viral in an instant,  it must be very difficult for young players – who by their very age are still becoming men – so it’s much easier these days than in days of old for great young players to go off the rails, and […]

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Pre-Season · Premier League · Rolando Aarons

Dutchman Trying To Emulate Sebastien Bassong

July 7th, 2015 · 43 Comments

Newcastle are giving a one week trial to 17 year-old Dutchman Dani Koks on trial, so he will have a chanced to impress the new head coach Stave McClaren, who will be off with the first team to America this weekend. We remember seven years ago when 21 year-old Sebastien Bassong came in for a […]

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Tags: Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Sebastien Bassong · Trial

Newcastle Now In Danger Of Losing Top Youngster

July 6th, 2015 · 22 Comments

There’s no doubt that Newcastle have disappointed their fans so far in this summer’s transfer window, although there’s still time to bring in some good players. But it’s clear that Newcastle have dropped down the ladder in terms of how big a club we are these days, and the drawing power we now have for […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle U21 · Newcastle Youth · Olivier Kemen